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The Golden Ratio?

  1. Dec 6, 2014 #1
    I've heard of it, but unfortunately, I don't really understand in depth what it actually is. Could someone please help me with this? Thanks.
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  3. Dec 6, 2014 #2
    Maybe, start by reading: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Golden_ratio
  4. Dec 6, 2014 #3
  5. Dec 6, 2014 #4


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    Here are two very entertaining (IMO) videos that introduce the Fibonacci numbers and the Golden Ratio in a very intuitive way:
    Fibonacci numbers:

    Golden ratio:

    And there is a third video in the series that motivates other patterns.
    Last edited: Dec 6, 2014
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